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3 Mysteries Solved by Extraterrestrial Tsunamis

Earth isn’t the only planet that gets rocked by giant tsunamis. In fact, giant waves on other planets have helped us solve a few mysteries about our solar system.

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Sources:
Philip Nicholson (https://astro.cornell.edu/philip-d-nicholson), planetary scientist at Cornell University
https://www.pnas.org/content/117/50/31558
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/ames/giant-tsunamis-battered-the-coastlines-of-an-early-martian-ocean
https://www.nature.com/articles/srep25106
https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1029/2020GL087221
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/368/6489/405.abstract
https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/news/1413/giant-cloud-disruption-unnoticed-for-35-years-discovered-on-venus/
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/327/5972/1470.abstract
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0019103516000373

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